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Paper on Sugar Beet 13 June 1871


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Abbott, Francis 1871 , Paper on Sugar Beet 13 June 1871 , University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection.

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Dr Story's copy of Francis Abbott's paper on sugar beet, read at a evening meeting of The Royal Society of Tasmania in 1871. The paper formed part of an ongoing investigation of the ideal growing conditions of this plant, and highlighted the importance of it as a crop for Tasmania. From Cotton Family Papers C7/117

Item Type: Other
Authors/Creators:Abbott, Francis
Keywords: The Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land, The Royal Society of Tasmania, Francis Abbott, papers, GF Story, Dr George Fordyce Story, horticulture, science, agricultural science, gardening, cultivation, Society Gardens, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, sugar beet, industry, commerce, crops, resources, Tasmania, Tas
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Quaker Collection
Dr GF Story Collection
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